Dasuki’s medical trip, a blow on Judiciary — TMG


The Chairman, Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), Com. Ibrahim Zikirullahi, has frowned at the recent verdict of the Federal High Court in Abuja which granted request by the ex-National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, to travel abroad on health ground, describing it as a big blow on the judiciary.

El-Rufai Suspends Kaduna North LG Chairman

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has suspended the interim Chairman of Kaduna North Local Government Council, Alhaji Ahmed Kurfi, for his alleged unauthorised involvement in the ongoing land recovery exercise within the state capital, without the approval of the Governor.The suspension was contained in a letter addressed to the embattled

ACF Urges State Governments To Grant Autonomy To LGAs

The Board of Trustees (BOT) of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has urged state governments in Nigeria to grant total financial autonomy to the Local Governments by giving them free hand to manage the federal allocations that are channeled to them.In a statement signed by its Chairman, Mallam Adamu Fika, at

House Postpones Sitting On Budget Implementation

The House of Representatives has again postponed investigations into the non-implementation of capital projects in the 2015 budget.The Chairman, House Ad-hoc Committee on Non-Implementation of 2015 Budget, Aliyu Pategi, announced the postponement after some members questioned the absence of the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance at the hearing.

Video Premiere: MI Abaga – Bullion Van ft. Runtown, Phyno and StormRex


Check out the brand new video from MI Abaga for his single, Bullion Van. The song is featured on his Chairman album, and features Phyno, Runtown, and Stormrex in the video. Like stated yesterday, the video features Jesse Jagz, Phyno, Runtown, Stormrex, Kahli Abdu, Victoria Kimani, Ruby, DJ Lambo, and

Gov. Ayade Donates 14 Patrol Vans To Cross River Police

The Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, has donated 14 patrol Hilux vans to a Police task force code named- Operation Skolombo Boys, to support decongest the metropolises of street children denting the tourist image of the state.The donation is coming few weeks after the governor made a promise upon

PDP Caucus In House Of Reps Backs Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Representatives say they are not against the anti-corruption fight of President Muhammadu Buhari, but stressed that it must be carried out without discrimination among politicians and government officials. The caucus made this position clear while meeting with Journalists in the

NFF Backs Super Falcons To Bounce Back

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has made provisions for the Super Falcons to bounce back before the 11th All-Africa Games in Congo-Brazzaville early next month. To bring the Falcons back on their feet after their dream of being at the 2016 Olympics failed, the Federation has lined up a number

Petroleum Marketers Lament High Cost Of Purchase

Independent Petroleum Marketers in Nigeria have lamented the high cost of purchase of petroleum products at the depots, calling on authorities to urgently address the issue to reverse the trend. The situation has triggered a hike in pump prices of petrol to more than 140 Naira per litre and Kerosene

Kogi PDP Inaugurates Executive Members

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated the newly elected State Executive Council members of the party for the next four years. In his valedictory speech, the immediate past Chairman of the State PDP, Comrade Hassan Salawu, thanked Governor Idris Wada for providing a

NASS Crisis: APC Loyalists Faults Dogara’s Zoning Plan


The  crisis rocking the National Assembly is far from being over as the All Progressive Congress (APC) House of Representative party loyalists seem are at war with the Speaker of the House of Representative, Yakubu Dogara.

INEC Sets Dates For Kogi, Bayelsa Governorship Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has scheduled the governorship elections of Kogi and Bayelsa States for Saturday, November and December 2015 respectively. The dates were set after at the electoral body’s meeting of July 9.

EU Leaders Agree To Relocate 40,000 Migrants

European Union (EU) leaders have agreed to relocate tens of thousands of migrants who have arrived in Italy and Greece. At a late-night meeting in Brussels, the summit Chairman, Donald Tusk, said 40,000 migrants will be relocated to other EU states over the next two years.

Wada Unveils Hummel Kits For Kogi Football Teams

Kogi State Governor, Captain Idris Wada, has unveiled the Hummel jerseys and logo for the Kogi State Football Teams. The Governor on unveiling the jersey, said though the team may not have won, their performance had been very impressive.